UEFA Champions League : Paris Saint-Germain vs Bayern Munich Match Preview
Champions League produce yet another spicey clash. It’s FC Bayern vs PSG on MatchDay 2 in Group B, seems as a early group champ decider clash.
Venue : Parc des Princes, Paris.
Date : 27/9/17 – 00:15 (IST) nextday, 18:30 (GMT), 20:30 (CEST).
TV Telecast : Sony Ten 2 in India, beIN Sports, Canal Sports, Sky Sports.
Live Stream : www.ronaldo7.net
PSG : This might be the break through season for Paris Saint-Germain to win the Champions League. They have all the necessary needs to win it. Now they have a chance to scale how they really are and how far they can go in the Champions League with this team, as they face Bayern. One of the bests in the League of Champions. Home match and no major injury concerns to deal with, headline for PSG boss Unai Emery surely, though Javier Pastore and Angel Di Maria are out but rest he has a full squad to pick from. It remains to be seen who takes their penalty if they get one against Bayern.
Possible line up – PSG (4-3-3) : Areola; Alves, Thiago Silva, Marquinhos, Kurzawa; Verratti, Draxler, Rabiot; Mbappe, Cavani, Neymar.
Bayern : Bundesliga Giants Bayern Munich are struggling to go on top of the league. Borussia Dortmund flying high in the League in truth. Though now they face another high flying team in their respective league, star studded Paris Saint-Germain. It isn’t going to be easy for the Bavarians playing away to PSG. They also have some injury woes to deal with as Neuer, Juan Bernat both remain out with injuries. David Alaba may be fit before the PSG clash but it wouldn’t be a good idea to use him so early, so Rafinha might get the start again. Good news is Bayern have Thiago Alcantara and Jerome Boateng fit and ready to start. Carlo Ancelotti will have to decide whom to pair up with whom as he is having 4 centre backs to pick from.
Possible line up – Bayern (4-2-3-1) : Ulreich; Kimmich, Martinez, Hummels, Rafinha; Thiago, Vidal; Ribery, James, Robben; Lewandowski.
Head to Head:
Overall – 2 matches.
Drawn – 0 matches.
PSG won – 1 match.
Bayern won –1 match.
PSG scored – 1 goal.
Bayern scored – 2 goals.